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6 edition of Down in the Piney Woods found in the catalog.

Down in the Piney Woods

by Ethel Footman Smothers

  • 47 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Knopf Books for Young Readers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism,
  • Lifestyles - Farm Life & Ranch Life,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - General,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Ethnic / African American,
  • Afro-Americans,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Family life,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7717252M
    ISBN 100679847146
    ISBN 109780679847144

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